Take the Perfect Getaway From Chicago

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of daily life to discover the serene surroundings of our Illinois Cabins. Our secluded cabin resort is the perfect one-tank trip from Chicago that’s not only affordable but is easily accessible from the city on only a tank of gas. There’s something for everyone here in the Starved Rock area with endless outdoor activities, beautiful scenery, and a laid-back atmosphere ideal for family reunions, group gatherings, or a cozy couple’s retreat amongst the trees.

whirlpool tub on a fall getaway near Chicago

Unwind in Spacious Private Cabins

When you stay in our cozy cabins, you’ll get the best of both worlds as you’ll be surrounded by the beauty of nature, but still have all the comforts of home. Our fully stocked kitchens have everything you’ll need to cook your own delicious meals, allowing you to save even more money and craft your own menu. Unplug and reconnect with those you love far away from the noise of the city around your personal outdoor fire pit. Many of the private bathrooms in our cabins include jetted hot tubs to allow for maximum relaxation and romance. With everything needed for a memorable stay, including our unique setting and modern amenities, there’s no need to compromise on your next staycation near Chicago.

northern saw whet owl in Winter at Starved Rock

Explore the Great Outdoors

The main attraction in our neck of the woods is the stunning beauty of nature, it’s the perfect accompaniment to a refreshing escape from the norm. Take in the wondrous surroundings of the famous Starved Rock State Park and explore charming nearby towns with plenty of sights to see. There are lots of other things to do right here on property with over 65 acres of gorgeous greenery, serene walks along the Vermillion River, and even Bald Eagle sightings, along with other birds of prey and wildlife.

a family sitting around a campfire during a getaway from Chicago

Enjoy Some Family Bonding Time

Give your family a much-needed break from technology with a digital detox and spend some quality time together in nature. Gather around your own campfire to roast marshmallows and just enjoy the peace and quiet, or get creative and play campfire games, sing songs, or tell spooky stories. Our Campfire & Memories package is the perfect way to have a memorable night with graham crackers, marshmallows, chocolate bars, campfire popcorn, and all the equipment you need to get a crackling fire going. In your spacious cabin, you can connect with each other while playing board games, watching movies, enjoying meals together, and so much more on your own private staycation.

Revel in the Romance and Relaxation

Our cabins are not just for families, and if you’re looking for an affordable couple’s getaway near Chicago, then you’ve come to the right place! Romantic amenities in our private cabins include king and queen beds, wood-burning stoves and oversized jetted tubs. Cozy up for evenings together on your covered patio, around your personal fire pit, or on the comfy couch for a movie night on your TV with DVD player. Book a staycation with our Stargazer package and enjoy a night under the stars with a bottle of red, white, or sparkling wine, two keepsake wine glasses, a keepsake Kishauwau blanket, and a complete stargazing rental kit including star wheel and binoculars. A truly unforgettable experience awaits at Kishauwau Cabins, whether it’s just the two of you or the whole clan!

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